Industry, Science, Energy and Resources
The Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) Council is responsible for ensuring the proper and efficient performance of the functions of AIMS and its conduct of research and development to generate and transfer knowledge to support the protection and sustainable use of the marine environment.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    R. Management Board

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Australian Institute of Marine Science Act 1972

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    7

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    Yes

  • Classification

    X. Internal Management

  • Auditor

    ANAO

  • Function Categorization

    Other

  • Creation Date

    1 July 1972

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair The Hon. Penelope Wensley AC 1 April 2020 31 March 2022
Other Dr Paul Hardisty 24 July 2017 23 July 2022
Member Prof. Sandra Harding AO 28 May 2020 31 December 2021
Member Dr. Erica Techera 16 March 2020 15 March 2025
Member Ms. Jeanette Roberts 21 June 2018 20 June 2023
Member Dr. Thomas Barlow 11 March 2020 10 March 2025
Member Ms. Anna Matysek 15 June 2017 14 June 2022
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